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Ninfa del Tebro

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Year Published/Registered1858

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Ninfa del Tebro'

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Nimpha del Tebro  de Bisschop Nursery Catalogue, 1937, p.5. Orthographic error for Ninfa del Tebro.

Ninfa del Tevere  Del Lungo e Girardi, 1928, Le Camelie, p.155. Orthographic error for Ninfa del Tebro.

Ninfa del Tibra  van Houtte Catalogue, 1887-1888, 224:255. Orthographic error for Ninfa del Tebro.

Ninfa del Tibro  van Houtte Pere Catalogue, 1896, 265O:108. Orthographic error for Ninfa del Tebro.

Ninfa dell'Febro  William Bull Nursery Catalogue, 1867, p.73. Orthographic error for Ninfa del Tebro.

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» English Description

Medici Spada, 1858, Delle Nuova Camellie, chi si vengono ottendo, dalle Semine Romane, p.7. No description. Medici Spada, 1858, Catalogo nel Giardino a Villa Quiete, p.7: Large flower, imbricated like a star, 12 or more rows of petals; the outer and intermediate, rounded and fringed, with a sheen. Colour flesh-pink, shading from the circumference to the centre. The petals are richly sprinkled with hazy, orbicular streaks, some grouped, others soli­tary, of a pale pink, varying almost to white. van Houtte Catalogue, 1858, 72:20 as ‘Ninfa dell’Tebro’: Perfectly imbricated in a star-shape; blush pink stained with white spots. Origi­nated in Italy by Delgrande, Rome. Orthographic errors: ‘Ninfa dell Tebro’, ‘Nimphe del Tebro’, ‘Unifa de Tebro’, ‘Ninfa del Febro’, ‘Ninfa del Tevere’, ‘Ninfa di Tebro’, ‘Ninfa del Tibra’, ‘Nympha del Tebro’, ‘Ninfa del Tibro’


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Blooming Season Italy